people used baskets and balls that they found laying around a gym. thats how it got its name Basketball. it was invented by a man named james naismith,it was corated in 1891
When basketball was invented, the ball used was a soccer ball.
a peach basket is what they used for a baket when basketball was first invented
Soccer balls were initially used to shoot "goals" in basketball.
The first basket ball goals were actual peach baskets, nailed to the walls. They had their bottoms left, so that the ball had to be retrieved with a ladder after each score.
Basketball was invented by Dr. James Naismith in 1891. A peach basket, with its bottom removed, was pinned to the railing of the gym's balcony. To earn a point, the basketball must be shot into the peach basket.
AG Spalding invented the first basketball used in an official game in 1929.
it was a big heavy ball
When basketball was first invented, they used peach baskets.
The first basket for basketball used was accutally a peach basket and basketball was invented by a canidian named James Naismith! :)
For the first game of Basketball in 1891, two half-bushel peach baskets were used as the goals, which gave the sport its name.
no they used a real basket insted of a net and basketball players used to wear tights.
A big basket with the bottom cut out.
For the first game of basketball in 1891, two half-bushel peach baskets were used as the goals, which gave the sport its name.
When Dr. Naismith invented basketball he didn't have a 'basketball' to use. So, he looked around his gymnasium and decided that a soccer ball was the right size and he used that.
Originally, peach baskets or boxes were used.
Basketball was first invented by James Naismith. He first played with a football and had to throw it at a basket. Then later in the years, people changed the rules and the type of ball used.
the first basketball was a soccer ball
when James Naismith was told to invent a sport, he invented basketball. he wore regular shoes and threw a volley ball into a basket nailed to the wall. then someone went to the balcony and used a stick to get it out
The basketball was first discovered by a man named Dr. James Naismith. He taught at the YMCA training school in Springfield Massachusetts. He used peach baskets as the goals. The peach baskets then had the bottoms of them removed so that the ball could swish through the baskets instead of hitting the bottom.
They used a peach basket and a soccerball.
In 1966 is when the first basketball was used in the NBA.
orginally invented by denise wilson from wilson farms in 2011 best basketball player maria :)
The first equipment used in basketball was a ball. This when combined with some sort of net brought about basketball.
The first basketball was invented in 1942 by a physical education teacher named, James Naismith. The first basketball had seams on the outside that was used to identify the type of ball it was, and it was also used to for support. The seams in the basketball help the person playing keep grip of the ball.